Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool

801 Wood St
Harrisburg, PA 17109
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 685 students in grades 6-8, Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 685 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • : Bottom 50% in PA
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School Overview

Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool's student population of 685 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
685 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,549 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool is 0.77, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (PA)
#2243 out of 2549 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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7%
38%
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34%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
15%
4%
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Hispanic
14%
14%
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Black
37%
14%
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White
21%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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0.77
This chart display the diversity score of Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
1%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool's ranking?
Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool is ranked #2243 out of 2,549 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
7% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% PA state average), while 34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% PA state average).
How many students attend Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool?
685 students attend Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
37% of Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool students are Black, 21% of students are White, 15% of students are Asian, 14% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool?
Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 13:1.
What grades does Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool offer ?
Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool part of?
Susquehanna Twp MiddleSchool is part of Susquehanna Township SD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 685 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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